Looking back - Thaxted Festival 2019


Thaxted Festival 2019 got off to a flying start in its first weekend with a stand-out concert by Brandenburg Sinfonia, great swinging Jazz from the Emma Johnson Trio, and the perfection of the English choral repertoire from Christ’s College Cambridge Choir.


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Betjeman’s Banana Blush


In a special autumn 2019 event, we are proud to present a re-creation of John Betjeman's 1974 work 'Banana Blush' in Thaxted Church, performed by Zeb Soanes and Carole Boyd and their musician friends.


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Thaxted Festival May 2019 Newsletter


The excitment is building here at the Thaxted Festival booking office as there are now less than 4 weeks to go to the opening of our 2019 Season! Read our latest update on this year's artists, ticket availability and ticket package offers.


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Can you help us to grow the success of Thaxted Festival?


Each year, across four weekends in June-July, our small North Essex town of Thaxted hosts a major Festival which draws audiences from a wide area to enjoy performances by professional artists of national and international standing.


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Read about our latest news and updates on the 2020 Festival season.


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